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Tracking down the pike: Fish and Game goes high tech to monitor invaders

...The Department of Fish and Game's Sport Fish Division is at war with a piscatorial enemy, sort of. That's how Rob Massengill, a fisheries biologist with the division, describes his activities on Stormy Lake in Nikiski. While the battles...
Crawfish oddity or invasion?

...crustacean found its way into their net. "The thing was still alive when they retrieved it out of the river," said Rob Massengill, a sport fishery biologist with the Department of Fish and Game. "It died in their boat. It was barely moving...
Counting heads on the Killey

...I can wade across it at low water. It's no more than below waist deep. But today it is over my head," said Rob Massengill, a fisheries biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, on Tuesday. One of Massengill's projects...
Biologists watching for pike

...getting a toehold in there," said Robert Begich, sportfish area manager with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Rob Massengill, a fisheries biologist with Fish and Game, said the concern stems from the fact that there is an outlet from the...
Stormy Lake restocked

...changed around 4:30 p.m. when the Alaska Department of Fish and Game backed a truck to the edge of the lake and Rob Massengill, fishery biologist, launched more than 6,800 arctic char into the water. "Fish will have a buffet waiting for...
Nikiski angler pulls toothy lunker from Stormy Lake

...this office, but it's the biggest I have seen, and he'll get a state trophy certificate for his catch," said Rob Massengill, fisheries biologist at Fish and Game. Massengill added that beyond the bragging rights of landing such a large fish...
Fishermen encouraged to take pike

...Road. To help Fish and Game know more about the effect northern pike are having on Scout Lake, the department is asking anglers to voluntarily report their ice fishing catch. Reports can be made to Rob Massengill at 262-9368.
Trapping, snaring clinic on tap: Groups join forces to educate the community and share knowledge

...trapping overview n Getting kids involved in safe, ethical trapping 10:30 a.m. -- Break 10:40 a.m. -- Rob Massengill, Fish and Game n Beaver trapping 11:10 a.m. -- Diane MacLean, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge n Fur handling...
Searching for silvers

...other Fish and Game technicians are sampling silvers from the mouth of the Kenai River to the Soldotna Bridge, said Rob Massengill, fishery biologist with the sportfish division. Many of the technicians will wait at the Pillars Boat Launch, Cunningham...


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